ANG - Part 4
  • March 3, 2024

Calling 4 strikes in 9 months unacceptable Nigeria’s President scolds NLC

President Bola Tinubu, yesterday, knocked the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) over its approach and tactics to national issues. “The labour has gone on strike four times within my nine months in …

Chad opposition leader Yaya Dillo killed in shooting

An Opposition leader in Chad Yaya Dillo has been killed in a clash with security forces in Chad, officials report. Dillo was accused by the government of involvement in a deadly …

Ghana’s New anti-LGBTQ law draws UN Condemnations

Since the bill entitled “Promotion of proper human sexual rights and ghanian family values” was passed in Ghana, it has stirred controversy. “The bill broadens the scope of criminal sanctions against …

Business:Nigeria’s Access Bank appoints Bolaji Agbede after death of CEO

Access Bank, a prominent Nigerian financial institution, has named an interim CEO following the tragic demise of Herbert Wigwe, the CEO, who lost his life in a helicopter accident last Friday, …

Zimbabwe Opposition figure sentenced to nine months In prison

A prominent Zimbabwean opposition politician, Job Sikhala, has been fined and given a nine-month suspended prison sentence after being found guilty of publishing falsehoods on social media. Harare magistrate Feresi Chakanyuka …

2 South African soldiers killed by a mortar explosion in eastern Congo amid unrest

Two South African soldiers were killed and three injured when a mortar landed in their base in eastern Congo amid increased unrest in the region, the South African armed forces said …

Sports:Bayern Munich condemns racist comments at Upamecano after Lazio loss

Bayern Munich has condemned racist comments sent to defender Dayot Upamecano on social media following his red card in the team’s Champions League loss to Lazio. Numerous racist comments were left …

Arab League pushes for ceasefire resolution despite US threats

Members of the Arab Group say they have “massive support ” support among U.N. Security Council members to pass a draft resolution calling for a cease-fire in Gaza. Palestinian Ambassador Riyad …

Ghana President Akufo-Addo reshuffles cabinet, sacks finance minister

Ghanaian president Nana Akufo-Addo’s has sacked his finance minister in a sweeping cabinet reshuffle ahead of elections in December. President Nana Akufo-Addo’s office said Wednesday that Ofori-Atta would be replaced by …

Senegal authorities restrict internet access and ban march

Senegalese authorities on Tuesday suspended mobile internet and banned a march against the delayed presidential elections, which were due to be held this month. President Macky Sall’s abrupt decision on February …

UN chief warns that “empty bellies fuel unrest”

In a stark warning, the United Nations chief said on Tuesday that the combined impact of climate chaos and food crises are increasing threats to global peace. Speaking at the UN …

at least 15 dead in a road accident in Alexandria Egypt

A truck crashed into several passenger vehicles in the Mediterranean province of Alexandria, Egypt, killing at least 15 people, the authorities announced on Wednesday. The accident, which occurred late on Tuesday …

Families continue to flee capital as new bout of gang violence grips Haiti

Haiti which is recovering from a recent spate of violent demonstrations demanding the resignation of the Prime Minister, grapples with violence once again. Hundreds of families have been steadily leaving their …